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EDITORIAL ASSISTANTS – for peer review management

The Editorial Hub Ltd

Location: work from home on a freelance basis

Deadline for application: Friday September 8, 2017

We are seeking enthusiastic editorial assistants to help work on academic journals looking after the peer review management.

Email contact: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Further Information ...

Full details:

You will be responsible for the day-to-day peer review management of any assigned journal(s).

Responsibilities:

  • Communicate on a daily basis with Editors, Authors and Reviewers and general journal mailbox management
  • Processing new submissions accurately according to specific journal instructions
  • Inviting new reviewers and monitoring the process including chasing late reviewers
  • Handling decisions according to journal instructions including final acceptance of papers to production
  • Updating email templates as required
  • General site admin and system trouble-shooting

Required:

  • Flawless verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Maintain confidentiality and work with diplomacy
  • Ability to reason and problem solve
  • Experience in working with ScholarOne and Editorial Manager an advantage but not essential

Posted on 09 Aug 2017 around 2pm • Filed Under Permanent Positions in Publishing and New Media